Le Jean Bart

Nominal Guns18BWAS-1714
NationalityRépublique Française
OperatorState Navy
Keel Laid Down4.1793BWAS-1714
First Commissioned12.1793BWAS-1714
How acquiredPurpose builtBWAS-1714
ShipyardSt Malo - Brittany BWAS-1714
Designed byPierre DuhamelBWAS-1714
Ship TypeUnknownBWAS-1714
BecomesBritish sloop 'Arab' (1795) (16)


DimensionMeasurementTypeMetric EquivalentBWAS-1793
Length of Gundeck90' 8 ½"Imperial Feet27.4447 
Length of Keel69' 11 ⅜"Imperial Feet21.0407 
Breadth29' 1 ⅜"Imperial Feet8.8487 
Depth in Hold11' 4"Imperial Feet3.3528 
Burthen315 3494Tons BM 

Service History

22.10.1794Action off Mauritius
29.3.1795Taken by Santa Margarita (36) in the Channel
29.3.1795Taken by Cerberus (68) in the Channel


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